A 34-Year Survivor Speaks Out ~ by Lee Mirabal

On November 5th, 1979, I underwent a mastectomy for breast cancer. That was 34 years ago. Research for breast cancer was not on the radar of many experts, and insurance companies refused to cover the cost of breast reconstruction.

Although there have been some advances since then, including more treatments that allow a woman to keep . . . → Read More: A 34-Year Survivor Speaks Out ~ by Lee Mirabal

Who Are Those Crazy Blinging People? by Beth Cherkowsky

Breast cancer in men is rare, but it does happen. In 2011, it is estimated that among U.S. men there will be: 2,140 new cases of breast cancer 450 breast cancer deaths We can’t spare you so check YOURSELF regularly and bid on an art bra. The proceeds might help find the cure that saves YOUR life. . . . → Read More: Who Are Those Crazy Blinging People? by Beth Cherkowsky

Is That a Giant Bra Outside of Dallas City Hall?

“You Can’t Strap a Good Woman Down” — and Dallas, Texas, now has the Big D cups to prove it, with a local sculptor’s giant one-ton metal bra currently on display in the city’s West Village and on its way to Dallas City Hall. . . . → Read More: Is That a Giant Bra Outside of Dallas City Hall?

JanieRuth Donates Spider & Fly Bra

Jane Redding, AKA Janieruth on eBay donated this amazingly detailed recreation of the children’s poem, “Come Into My Parlour Said the Spider to the Fly” by Mary Howitt. . . . → Read More: JanieRuth Donates Spider & Fly Bra

Anita Fontana Dedicates her Bra to Lee Mirabel and husband John Sell

Here is what Anita wrote in her enclosed note: “This bra is dedicated to Lee Mirabel, her husband John Sell, and the love that keeps them strong. . . . → Read More: Anita Fontana Dedicates her Bra to Lee Mirabel and husband John Sell

Remember the Families

This is the Dave Winfield family. Dave played major league baseball and was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2001, the very first year he was eligible. Dave lost his mother to Breast Cancer in 1988 and this year, in 2010, is working with Ask.com and the Susan G. Komen Foundation to raise awareness of this disease. Winfield will appear at baseball events throughout 2010, including the Little League World Series where he threw out the first pitch Aug. 23, as part of the campaign. . . . → Read More: Remember the Families

The Unboxing Video!

The Excitement Has Begun! I received a huge big ole’ brown box just full of exciting bras that were donated last year and will be auctioned off again this year to make even MORE money! Here is the unedited video 🙂 . . . → Read More: The Unboxing Video!

Other Bra Art Sites

Bling my bra for eBay began in 2009 and so did another Bra Art fundraiser. . . . → Read More: Other Bra Art Sites